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ERIC Number: EJ673835
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0098-6283
Demonstrating the Anchoring-Adjustment Heuristic and the Power of the Situation.
Morrow, Jannay
Teaching of Psychology, v29 n2 p129-32 Spr 2002
Presents a technique used to understand the anchoring-adjustment heuristic and to integrate the concept with social psychological principles. Explains that students estimated the number of yearly stroke-related deaths that occur in the United States. Reports that the interaction between anchor and familiarity with the heuristic predicted stroke estimates. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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